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Ruben Quesada

Prose Poetry Workshop

July 22 to August 16, 2019
Tuition: $500
Write at the intersection of prose and poetry in this workshop devoted to the imaginative and innovative possibilities in writing poetry without line breaks. We will look at a historical range of prose and poetry that model elements of story,...More
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Traci Brimhall

Hybrids and Hermit Crabs: Lyric Forms in Creative Nonfiction

July 29 to August 23, 2019
Tuition: $500
In this class we will examine essays that take their forms from other sources in order to write our own. We will look at pieces that borrow form from documents like quizzes, medical charts, and rejection letters, and try and find inspiration in our...More
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Ed Skoog

HAVE YOU TRIED THE SIDE DOOR? FINDING A WAY IN TO YOUR NEXT POEMS: Summer

August 5 to September 27, 2019
Tuition: $600
Sometimes, starting a poem, I feel paralyzed by the task. Each time I need to find the way around my expectations, over the seemingly unsurmountable traditions and the already-trod reactions against tradition, under the deep sea of …whatever—you get...More
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Michelle Tea

MEMOIR THAT READS LIKE FICTION: Summer

August 5 to August 9, 2019
Tuition: $400
In this intensive memoir workshop, you will learn techniques to create a memoir with a cinematic feel and the singular voice of an immersive novel. In addition to discussing style and craft, you will also touch on the personal concerns that...More
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Joseph Cassara

The Art of Dialogue

August 5 to August 30, 2019
Tuition: $500
According to Elizabeth Bowen, dialogue is the most vigorous interaction that characters can have with each other in fiction—short of fighting, murder, and love-making. "Speech is what the characters do to each other," she wrote. In this workshop, we...More
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Anne Sanow

REVISION IS THE WRITING: PROSE WORKSHOP FOR Summer

August 19 to September 13, 2019
Tuition: $500
It’s easy to resist revision as the “work” part of creating—but when you embrace it fully as part of the creative process, your writing will start to go to new levels.  Real revision is bold and daring.  It demands that you get into the guts of your...More